Project: The Mobilization of Congo Square
Grant/Date: 2019 Project Grant Recipient
Napoleon Maddox is an internationally-recognized hip-hop ambassador, working as a writer, producer, human beat-box artist, vocalist, and DJ.
The Mobilization of Congo Square hosted a series of free, pop-up jazz concerts in neighborhoods around Cincinnati. These performances focused on showcasing the art of improvisation in jazz music and champion the freedom of expression and possibility.